Si six scies scient six cyprès

Si six scies scient six cyprès

Learn and practice French pronunciation with this phrase: Si six scies scient six cyprès, six cents scies scient six cent cyprès. Translation: If six saws saw six cypresses, six hundred saws saw six hundred cypresses. Visit our website for more French pronunciation exercises.

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Si six scies scient six cyprès

Translation: If six saws saw six cypresses, six hundred saws saw six hundred cypresses.

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Trois petites truites

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Je suis ce que je suis

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Level 1

1. Rosalie’s red dress:
La robe rouge de Rosalie

2. The green worm goes to the green glass:
Le ver vert va vers le verre vert

3. Five dogs are chasing six cats:
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4. The wheel on the street rolls:
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Level 3

1. A hunter knowing how to hunt:
Un chasseur sachant chasser

2. The shirts of the archduchess:
Les chemises de l’archiduchesse

3. Cecile, if this gets out:
Cécile, si ceci se sait nous serons si surpris

Level 4

1. Five fat rats grill in the big, fatty fat:
Cinq gros rats grillent dans la grosse graisse grasse

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Trois tortues trottaient

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Ces six saucissons secs

Level 5

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If six saws saw six cypresses, six hundred saws saw six hundred cypresses